Representative Spencer Gosch — 2019


Picture of Representative Spencer Gosch

Party: Republican
Term: New Member
District: 23
Counties: Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, Hand, McPherson, Potter, Spink, Walworth
Occupation: Farmer/Rancher, Insurance Agent, Small Bus. Owner

Home Address:
104 N. Riverview Dr.
Glenham, SD 57631

Home: 605-230-0313
Capitol: 605-773-3851


Email: Spencer.Gosch@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Agriculture and Natural ResourcesMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 
Commerce and EnergyMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 464 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1215revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. 
HB 1216provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. 
HB 1217repeal a provision that prohibits hunting of mourning doves on certain property. 
HB 1234provide for certain requirements prior to construction of wind energy facilities. 
HB 1235provide that counties shall require certain requirements for wind energy facility decommissioning. 
HB 1297revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay obligations. 
HB 1298allow certain school districts to become nonpublic districts. 
HB 1299revise certain provisions regarding the lawful possession of firearms in certain locations. 
SB 87revise certain provisions regarding the lawful possession of firearms in certain locations. 
SB 103prohibit aliens who are not lawfully present in the United States from attending any public postsecondary educational institution or from receiving certain educational financial assistance. 
SB 141establish certain provisions regarding pharmacy benefits management. 
SB 146exempt off-road vehicle dealers from certain special event permit fees. 
SB 208require voter registration information to be made available to the public by certain licensing agents. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1001revise the membership of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. 
HB 1075authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1083revise certain provisions regarding permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1088revise the consignment sales requirements for dealers of motorcycles, off-road vehicles, snowmobiles, boats, and boat trailers. 
HB 1093authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. 
HB 1102revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. 
HB 1103require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. 
HB 1104revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. 
HB 1108restrict the disclosure of personal information regarding motor vehicle records. 
HB 1115revise certain provisions regarding crop liens. 
HB 1116revise certain provisions regarding special interest motor vehicle license plates. 
HB 1117revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of historical motor vehicles. 
HB 1118make an appropriation to allow the Veterans Services Center in Sioux Falls to resume and enhance operational services on Saturdays. 
HB 1124allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. 
HB 1139revise the applicability of adverse possession to certain partition fences. 
HB 1157authorize certain alcohol manufacturers and wholesalers to enter into sponsorship agreements with certain alcohol retail licensees. 
HB 1162provide for the placement of a proposed constitutional amendment on the ballot at a special election held at the same time as the next primary election, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1165repeal certain provisions providing for a pilot charter school for Native American students if the state had received a federal grant. 
HB 1167revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions. 
HB 1168revise certain provisions regarding the abandonment or dissolution of television translator districts. 
HB 1172revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. 
HB 1174revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. 
HB 1175exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. 
HB 1180revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. 
HB 1186provide for a legislative review of the Board of Regents. 
HB 1187require grant performance measurement information be displayed on the department website. 
HB 1188establish certain provisions regarding postsecondary tuition assistance programs. 
HB 1197prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. 
HB 1198prohibit school districts from compensating official labor union representatives or negotiators. 
HB 1199prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. 
HB 1213revise certain provisions regarding telephone and telegraph corporations. 
HB 1214revise certain provisions regarding the State Conservation Commission and conservation districts. 
HB 1232revise the payment for the dual credit program. 
HB 1233require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. 
HB 1239revise certain provisions regarding the inspection and copying of public records. 
HB 1260provide certain provisions regarding cooperation with federal agencies by localities in the state. 
HB 1262exclude certain funds from the calculation of local effort in the state aid to education formula. 
HB 1266provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. 
HB 1268provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. 
HB 1269revise certain provisions regarding the time frame for consent in adoption proceedings. 
HB 1275revise certain provisions regarding ballot measure petition circulation. 
HB 1283revise certain provisions regarding appeals from small claims court proceedings. 
HB 1287revise certain provisions regarding multiple employer trusts. 
HB 1295revise certain provisions regarding the eligibility to serve on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. 
HB 1304revise certain provisions regarding challenges to petition signatures. 
HB 1309provide for a periodic review of the sales and use tax exemptions. 
HB 1310revise certain provisions regarding legislative salary. 
HB 1311revise certain provisions regarding legislator salaries. 
HB 1313revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of certain alcoholic beverage manufacturers. 
HC 1001Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. 
HC 1006Expressing gratitude and admiration for all the men and women who are in active military service, who are veterans, or who are or have been first responders in our state. 
HC 1007Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. 
HC 1008Honoring and commending Jermaine Robinson and Brandon Peguese for their bravery in pulling Tami Crate from a burning vehicle and saving her life. 
HC 1009Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. 
HC 1013Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventieth anniversary on June 14-16, 2018. 
HC 1015Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. 
HC 1016Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being elected as the overall winner in the 2017 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. 
HC 1017Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 155th Engineer Company on being awarded the Itschner Award and the Reserve Family Readiness Award. 
HC 1019To honor and celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Vermeer Corporation and their contribution to the farming industry. 
HC 1020Commending the Department of Game, Fish and Parks and the landowners of South Dakota on thirty years of partnership to provide public hunting access through the Walk-In Area program. 
HC 1021Honoring and thanking Bonnie Luecke for her thirty-one years of dedicated service to Detachment 780, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, at South Dakota State University. 
HC 1023Recognizing and congratulating Oran Sorenson on his induction into the State Wrestling Hall of Fame. 
HC 1028Honoring the life and public service of former State Representative Hal Wick on the occasion of his death on March 7, 2018. 
HCR 1001Calling for statewide recognition of the migration of many young people from our state and urging state and local officials to take steps to counter that action and attract new residents to our state. 
HCR 1006Commemorating the life of George Speaker Mickelson and calling for a bust of Mickelson to be displayed in the lobby of the State House of Representatives. 
HCR 1010Recognizing and honoring William Mervin "Billy" Mills, also known as Tamakoce Tek'hila, for his unselfish and loyal contributions to the State of South Dakota and to his country. 
HCR 1011Making formal application to the United States Congress to lawfully enable the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide per diem reimbursement to eligible veterans in need of assisted living services. 
HCR 1013Amending the Joint Rules to require a majority vote to disapprove a commemoration. 
HCR 1014Amending the Joint Rules by adding a new rule regarding the voting record of each legislator. 
HJR 1001Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, removing the Legislature's authority to set legislator salaries for a regular legislative session. 
HJR 1002Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, regarding filling legislative vacancies. 
HJR 1004Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next election a Constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions relating to the rights of crime victims. 
HJR 1006Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 
HJR 1007Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 
HJR 1008Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 
HJR 1010Proposing and submitting to voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, revising legislative terms of office. 
SB 70define the term, serve, for the purposes of regulating the sale and use of alcoholic beverages. 
SB 91authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for the design, construction, and equipping of a state veterans cemetery in Minnehaha County, to create a veterans cemetery fund, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 92provide a felony penalty for the intentional injury or disfigurement by certain corrosive materials. 
SB 93revise certain provisions regarding the intentional exposure of others to certain diseases. 
SB 96designate chislic as the official nosh of the State of South Dakota. 
SB 106establish certain provisions regarding the placement of a foster child with a relative or close family friend. 
SB 107repeal the licensing requirements for barbers. 
SB 108revise certain provisions regarding the practice of cosmetology. 
SB 109repeal the licensing requirements for interpreters for the deaf. 
SB 110establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion counseling practices by abortion providers in South Dakota and to amend provisions regarding mandatory third-party pre-abortion counseling. 
SB 112repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. 
SB 133revise the retention of state fiscal records. 
SB 138revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of wind energy tax revenue to school districts. 
SB 150provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. 
SB 166repeal certain provisions regarding the inspection of moisture and protein-measuring devices. 
SB 167revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
SB 181provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. 
SB 182revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. 
SB 185revise certain provisions regarding criminal record expungement. 
SB 202require posting of certain notice on certain public restrooms. 
SB 205authorize the production and sale of industrial hemp. 
SC 32Honoring and congratulating Isaac Olson, of Mobridge, and Derick Peters, of Hartford, on their selection as South Dakota's delegates to the 2018 United States Senate Youth Program in Washington, D.C. 
SC 36Honoring The Salvation Army for their dedication and service to the Aberdeen Community for one hundred twenty-five years. 
SC 40Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. 
SC 46Commending Reverend William (Billy) F. Graham, Jr. for his life of evangelistic ministry and efforts to reach the world with the gospel of Christ. 
SC 47Congratulating and honoring Laurie Macziewski on her retirement from thirty-seven years of teaching at Madison Elementary School. 
SC 48Commending and honoring Chris Nilsen, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championship in London, England. 
SC 49Commending and honoring Emily Grove, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championships in London, England. 
SC 52Congratulating and honoring the Canton High School wrestling team and coaches for their outstanding accomplishments during the 2017-2018 season. 
SCR 3Committing the Legislature and urging the Governor, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General to secure the blessings of life and liberty for South Dakota's posterity. 
SCR 4To include the South Dakota Department of Legislative Audit in upcoming South Dakota Department of Transportation financial reviews of operators of rail lines owned by the State of South Dakota. 
SCR 5Recognizing the tribal council of the Oglala Sioux Tribe in its petition to the Legislature for redress of grievances pursuant to the First Amendment of the United States Constitution and Article VI  
SCR 9Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and the Republic of China (Taiwan), supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement between Taiwan and the United States, and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. 
SCR 14Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. 
SCR 16Expressing our gratitude to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, for beginning to Make America Great Again. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the militia of the state. 
SJR 4Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election a new section to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of a trust fund with the net receipts from certain unclaimed property. 
SJR 5Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota regarding the maximum annual change in general fund appropriations. 
SJR 9Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of certain games of chance in the City of Yankton. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled